Jean M. Schultz, 95, of Pomeroy, died Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2010 at the Pomeroy Care Center. Funeral services were held Dec. 30 at St. John Lutheran Church in Pomeroy.
Survivors include her son, Alan (Grace) Schultz, St. Paul, Minn.; two granddaughters and a great-grandson. She was preceded in death by her parents, Victor and Bertha Anderson; husband, Clarence in 1986; brothers, Ray and Walter; and sisters, Ruth, Opal, Dorothy, Edna and Helen.
Jean M. Anderson was born Dec. 20, 1915, in Manson. She graduated from Manson High School and attended Buena Vista College, where she earned a teaching certificate. She taught school in the Manson area, and then in Newell. She married Clarence Schultz in 1938, and they began their married life on a farm near Manson. In 1941, they moved to a farm near Newell, and in 1945, they moved to a farm near Laurens. They returned to Newell in 1948, and farmed there until 1970, when they purchased the Schultz Tap in Pomeroy, which they operated until their retirement in 1978. She was known as a great cook and was famous for her homemade food at the Schultz Tap. In retirement, she enjoyed playing cards, traveling with her children and visiting her grandchildren. She was well known for her cribbage playing in area tournaments. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Pomeroy. She moved to the Pomeroy Care Center in 2003.